Your wedding reception's meal is going to be a snap, right? You'll get a caterer or find a venue that has a kitchen for wedding meals, and everyone will have a great time, you know? Well, not quite. Serving food at a wedding is actually rife with issues. Obviously it can be done, but it has to be done with care so that the food remains safe for everyone to eat.
Planning a wedding is something that many couples find themselves doing after becoming engaged. Whether it's a small and intimate wedding or a large affair, wedding planning can be stressful and expensive. The average wedding costs $31,213 with the reception alone accounting for at least half of the budget. In fact, the wedding ceremony itself usually only accounts for two to three percent of the total wedding budget. Here are some of the costs associated with planning a wedding reception.